Trump ax falls on FBI’s Comey in midst of Russia probe

May 10, 2017 in News

By JULIE PACE and ERIC TUCKER WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump abruptly fired FBI Director James Comey Tuesday, dramatically ousting the nation’s top law enforcement official in the midst […]

Obama warned Trump against hiring Flynn before inauguration

May 8, 2017 in News

By JULIE PACE WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama personally warned Donald Trump against hiring Michael Flynn to serve as his national security adviser, three former Obama administration officials said […]

US will not pull out of NAFTA, President Donald Trump tells Mexico and Canada

April 27, 2017 in News

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump on Wednesday told the leaders of Mexico and Canada that he will not pull out of the North American Free Trade Agreement, just hours after […]

US blasts Syria with missiles; Trump calls on ‘civilized nations’ to end carnage

April 7, 2017 in News

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States fired a barrage of cruise missiles into Syria Thursday night in retaliation for this week’s gruesome chemical weapons attack against civilians, U.S. officials said. […]

Trump pledged to undo Obama’s work: How successful has he been?

April 4, 2017 in News

WASHINGTON (AP) — Amid the turmoil over staff shake-ups, blocked travel bans and the Russia cloud hanging overhead, President Donald Trump is steadily plugging away at a major piece of […]

Republican Party & Frankenstein reincarnate

March 29, 2017 in News, Opinion

By Leon Williams Guest Columnist Republicans often refer to Ronald Reagan as the standard-bearer in modern-day American politics. This characterization is troubling considering Reagan was never accepted as a guardian […]

Thompson Statement on GOP Health Care Bill Failure

March 27, 2017 in Health, News

The Mississippi Link Newswire WASHINGTON, DC, March 24, 2017– Today, Congressman Bennie G. Thompson (D-MS) released the following statement on the failure of the Republican health care bill: “Today, Donald […]

Young Americans: Most see Trump as illegitimate president

March 20, 2017 in News

By LAURIE KELLMAN and EMILY SWANSON WASHINGTON (AP) — Jermaine Anderson keeps going back to the same memory of Donald Trump, then a candidate for president of the United States, […]